East-North Central Articles


Indy500
Article | May 17, 2017
The Indy 500: Speeds Nearing 200 mph Aren’t Even the Most Impressive Numbers   

For motorsports fans, the Indianapolis 500 is as much a part of the kickoff to summer as the cookout. And while the 102nd waving of the checkered... More>>



DIVE
Article | May 3, 2017
Breaking Down the NCAA Site Selections: Good Breaks, Clean Breaks and Fast Facts   

And you thought March Madness had drama. The recent announcement of sites for NCAA tournaments spurred many cities into party mode and had pundits... More>>



Landscape1
Article | March 20, 2017
Golf Gets Its Groove Back   

With new player initiatives and a lot of work on the park of industry leaders, golf is getting its groove back. Around the country, courses at every... More>>



Facilities1
Article | March 19, 2017
Home Field Advantages   

Whether it’s World Cup athletes charging onto the field of play or kids hopping out of the minivan and ambling toward the municipal fields, soccer... More>>



Pikachu
Article | March 8, 2017
Legislation in Illinois and Wisconsin Targets Pokémon Go   

Hey, Pikachu. If you want to play in the park, you’re going to need a permit. Following last summer’s Pokémon Go craze, in which people chased... More>>



Vaccine
Article | February 22, 2017
Chicken Pox and Event Cancellations: What Planners Should Know   

While many parents chewed their nails and worried about the Zika virus being brought home by travel teams who had visited so-called ‘hot spots’... More>>



IndustryLeadership
Article | January 30, 2017
Looking for a New Home for Your Event?   

Finding that perfect spot for your event, the one with a combination of great surroundings, affordability, the right venues and friendly people, is... More>>



Regional
Article | January 30, 2017
The Northeast: Taking the Sports Event World by Storm   

Nor’easters are those legendary squalls that everyone attributes to this particular segment of the country, but it’s fair to say sports tourism... More>>



Landscape
Article | January 30, 2017
Winter Wonderlands   

Think winter sports only occur in the high, windswept mountains? Chill out. While snowy peaks will always call to skiers and snowboarders, an array... More>>



WorldSeries
Article | November 30, 2016
World Series Loss Still Financial Windfall for Cleveland   

You can lose and still win. Just ask Cleveland, whose loss in Game Seven of the great Cubs/Indians World Series still managed to make an economic... More>>



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